On March 3, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 10 national semifinalists in consideration for the 2017 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year. The four finalists will be announced on March 16.

Last Name First Name School Conference
Collins Chris Northwestern Big Ten
Drew Scott Baylor Big 12
Few Mark Gonzaga West Coast
Huggins Bob WVU Big 12
Jankovich Tim SMU American Athletic
Miller Sean Arizona Pac 12
Pitino Rick Louisville ACC
Self Bill Kansas Big 12
White Mike Florida SEC
Wright Jay Villanova Big East